HORRIFIC TRAGEDY: Chosson Hershy Schwartz Z”L Murdered in North Miami Beach 1 Week Before Wedding


A chosson was found murdered in his vehicle in North Miami Beach on Sunday, in what investigators currently believe was a strongarm robbery that turned violent.

Hershy Schwartz z”l was a 39-year-old resident of North Miami Beach, and was set to get married in Lakewood next Wednesday.

He was found in his vehicle on Sunday morning after being shot and killed sometime overnight in a parking lot located at the corner of 1st Avenue and 167th Street in North Miami.

A longtime active member of Chesed Shel Emes and Chaverim of South Florida (FL-18), Hershy z”l was a ben bayis for many years the home of Rabbi Marc Rosenberg, the head of Chesed Shel Emes of Florida.

The son of R’ Nuchem Schwartz of Monsey, the family of Hershy z”l are Nickolsburger chassidim.

The levaya will take place in Miami tonight and tomorrow (Monday) approximately 12:30PM at the Niklesburger Shul in Monsey 6 Milton Place, followed by Kevurah in KJ.

Baruch Dayan Ha’Emes.

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  1. Baruch Dayan Haemet.
    Their is no words to say in this horrifying tragedy.
    . The Schwartz family most amazing people. The Father Reb Nochum is a special person.
    I met many times when I went to Nikolsburger Rebbe for a kvital in Monsey.
    May we zoiche to techies Hamesim

  2. It should be noted that although this took place in North Miami Beach it was not near the Jewish community rather in the majority African American populated area